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Hostel | 167 Franklin Street, Melbourne, Australia VIC 3000

73.1% Overall Rating

416 out of 600 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (17/03/2015)

"The location is the only thing i liked about this hostel. No free tours, dinner or activities organized to meet other travelers because "the hostel is to big". The hostel is indeed big and the travelers are…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Free city tour
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry service
  • ATM / cash machine
  • Bar(s)
  • BBQ area
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Elevator / lift(s)
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Internet café
  • Outside area
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 10.23
  • Towel USD 3.93

What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

General • Check in time is 2pm. • Check out time is 10am. • $10 refundable key deposit per person is required to be paid at time of check in • Any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their legal guardian and be in a private room. • All guests must provide valid ID on arrival, which includes Passports, KeyPass and Australian and International Drivers Licenses. Student ID cards cannot be accepted as suitable identification. • If you stay for 14 nights or more and catch STARBUS to Discovery Melbourne we will refund your ticket, so make sure to keep your receipt! (not applicable to group bookings) Payments • 3% surcharge applies to all EFTPOS, Visa, Mastercard payments. Groups • Groups of 4-10 require a credit card pre authorisation of $100 on arrival as well as a $10 key deposit per person. • If people in groups are arriving separately, the first person to arrive need to pay in full for the whole group as well as the bonds. • All bookings of 11+ people need to be booked directly

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STARBUS operates between 6am – 6pm daily. It departs from Bus Zone L (out the front of the international terminal) approximately every 30 minutes and will drop you off right at our door. We recommend you book the day before or before by calling (03) 8378 8700. Tickets are $13 per person however if you stay 2 or more weeks this will be refunded on check-in upon giving us the receipt.

Skybus operates between Tullamarine Airport and Southern Cross Station and departs every 15 minutes 24/7. Tickets are $17 per person and bookings are not required.

Alternatively you can jump in a taxi and depending on traffic this will take between 25-50 minutes and cost approximately between $50-$65.